Synonyms for danger

Synonyms for (noun) danger

Synonyms: risk, danger, peril

Definition: a venture undertaken without regard to possible loss or injury

Usage: he saw the rewards but not the risks of crime; there was a danger he would do the wrong thing

Similar words: venture

Definition: any venturesome undertaking especially one with an uncertain outcome


Synonyms: danger

Definition: a dangerous place

Usage: He moved out of danger

Similar words: area, country

Definition: a particular geographical region of indefinite boundary (usually serving some special purpose or distinguished by its people or culture or geography)

Usage: it was a mountainous area; Bible country


Synonyms: danger

Definition: the condition of being susceptible to harm or injury

Usage: you are in no danger; there was widespread danger of disease

Similar words: condition, status

Definition: a state at a particular time

Usage: a condition (or state) of disrepair; the current status of the arms negotiations


Synonyms: danger

Definition: a cause of pain or injury or loss

Usage: he feared the dangers of traveling by air

Similar words: causal agency, causal agent, cause

Definition: any entity that produces an effect or is responsible for events or results